Tuesday August 08, 2017

US date format: 8/8/2017, UK date format: 8/8/2017

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 2017). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Despacito by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber. American Made, directed by Doug Liman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017 On TV people were watching The Layover. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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American Made

Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons

Get Shorty

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, John Travolta

Logan Lucky

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Starring: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig, Farrah Mackenzie

The Hitman's Bodyguard

Directed by: Patrick Hughes

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Elodie Yung

American Satan

Directed by: Ash Avildsen

Starring: Andy Biersack, Booboo Stewart, Ben Bruce, John Bradley

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 08, 2017?


    Holidays

  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
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    Events

  • Battle of Marawi: The Pentagon is considering conducting airstrikes in Marawi, which if approved would later put U.S. troops on the ground to battle the ISIS-affiliated Maute group as well as related Islamist terror groups. A spokesperson later denied the claims as well as clarified that the Philippines has yet to make a request. (NBC News)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 08, 2017?


    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  2. Wild Thoughts - DJ Khaled Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  3. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  4. I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  5. Believer - Imagine Dragons
  6. Unforgettable - French Montana Featuring Swae Lee
  7. Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
  8. There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back - Shawn Mendes
  9. Charlie Puth - Attention
  10. Body Like A Back Road - Sam Hunt

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Wild Thoughts - DJ Khaled Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  2. That's What I Like - Bruno Mars
  3. I'm The One - DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne
  4. Unforgettable - French Montana Featuring Swae Lee
  5. Congratulations - Post Malone Featuring Quavo
  6. Humble. - Kendrick Lamar
  7. Childish Gambino - Redbone
  8. XO TOUR Llif3 - Lil Uzi Vert
  9. Mask Off - Future
  10. Bank Account - 21 Savage

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Believer - Imagine Dragons
  2. Linkin Park - Numb
  3. Linkin Park - In The End
  4. Heavy - Linkin Park Featuring Kiiara
  5. Portugal. The Man - Feel It Still
Sport Games on August 08, 2017

Sport Games on August 08, 2017


TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The Layover

Directed by: William H. Macy

Somewhere Between

Directed by: Linda Goldstein Knowlton

Gypsy

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

Love Connection

Directed by: Joseph L Leath

Wonder Woman

Directed by: Patty Jenkins

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Sega

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


    News articles

  • A Flurry of Development Hits Westchester As a housing crunch hits parts of New York City, developers are building big in midsize cities just north. [..]
  • As Stocks Reach New Heights, What’s Trump Got to Do With It? Sizzling corporate earnings reports, not the president’s deregulatory agenda, are fueling the bull market. [..]
  • See all financial news of August 08, 2017

    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $73.42
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $102.20
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $118.45
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $19.30
  • Visa V: opens at $101.50

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 8.3947 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.3536 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.8926 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4462 SEK
  • 1 CAD = 14.0876 MXN

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